Oct 3, 2012 4:00am EDT
a little bit of movement in the sterling trade this morning after some of those softer services numbers coming out. some of the euro numbers haven't been that great. the australian dollar still heading backwards after the rba. practice time is over. tonight, president obama and mitt romney get to do it for real. the men will meet face to face in the first of three presidential debates in denver, colorado, at 9:00 p.m. eastern, so set your clocks. the latest nbc "wall street journal" poll shows the president still holds a narrow 49-46% lead over romney. some 40% of voters say the country is moving in the right direction, versus 53% saying it's on the wrong track. nearly 60% believe the u.s. economy is recovering. so you can tune in to cnbc's debate coverage tonight starting at 8:00 p.m. eastern as we get you set up for the debate. >>> several top chinese banks have pulled a plug on a planned trip to tokyo. they were supposed to attend the imf's annual meetings next week. a small chinese company is up in arms with barack obama. rails corp is suing. the farms are located in oregon, in rest
Oct 4, 2012 4:00am EDT
for watching "worldwide exchange." appreciate your company. >>> good morning. today's top stories, a clash of the candidates. president obama and mitt romney square off on policy differences including taxes, spending, entitlements, health care, education and more. it was a late night for everyone. in global market news, the ecb set to announce it latest policy decision. plus on the corporate front, 3m drop as deal for office products amid antitrust concerns and hp shares drop to a nine year low following a disp appointing outlook. it is thursday, october 4th, 2012, "squawk box" begins right now.
Oct 1, 2012 4:00am EDT
's jobs report and barack obama and mitt romney are hunkering down for debate prep. the two candidates square off in colorado wednesday. today is monday, october 1st, 2012, and "squawk box" begins right now. >> good morning. welcome to "squawk box" here on cnbc. i'm becky quick along with joe kernen an andrew ross sorkin. the dow is almost within 5% of itl-